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2017-2018 Staff

Andrew Leonard

Staff Writer

Hello Walsh Jesuit, senior Andrew Leonard here! I am a staff writer for The Pioneer! I love to write all types of articles including opinion, feature, and news. When the weather turns cold, I love to freestyle ski when I am not...

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Virginia Natale

Staff Writer

My name is Virginia Natale I am a 17 year old senior who loves to play volleyball and watch sports in my free time. I am a staff writer for The Pioneer, and I enjoy writing sports articles and anything featuring student life....

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Danny Ambrose

Website Manager

My name is Danny Ambrose, I am a freshman and the website manager for The Pioneer. I enjoy music, the outdoors, and spending time with my family. I love helping with The Pioneer website because electronics and website management...

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Gabi Thompson

Section Editor

Hi! I am Gabi Thompson, a senior here at Walsh Jesuit. I am the section editor for the student life section of The Pioneer and I love writing articles that involve students of all ages! I love to listen to/ find new music. I also...

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Sam McCarty

Staff Writer

My name is Sam McCarty and I am one of 8 children, 6 of whom have already attended Walsh Jesuit. Here at school, I am also on the wrestling and volleyball teams. I joined The Pioneer in 2017 as a staff writer and sports editor....

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Lyndsay Miller

Staff Writer

Hi, I’m Lyndsay Miller, a senior at Walsh Jesuit. I started writing for The Pioneer this school year as a staff writer and really enjoy being involved in school life. My favorite types of stories to write are articles that have...

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Adam Lenz

Staff Writer

My name is Adam Lenz, I am a senior and staff writer for The Pioneer. At Walsh Jesuit I am also a captain on the swim team, a member of the Cross Country team, and a Kairos leader through Campus Ministry. I enjoy writing sports...

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Andrew Phelps

Staff Writer

My name is Andrew Phelps, I am a senior at Walsh Jesuit High School and a staff writer for The Pioneer. I love to play golf and piano. I have played piano for 12 years now, starting when I was 4 years old. My favorite type of...

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Cameryn Celestina

Staff Writer

My name is Cameryn Celestina, I am a 17 year old senior and the managing editor for The Pioneer. I enjoy figure skating, French, trivia, and my faith. I love to write about controversial opinion pieces and student life.  

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Mr. Adair


Welcome to The Pioneer! I help our students make all this magic happen. I am always open to new ideas and feedback about this student publication which strives to reflect our mission as a Jesuit school and provide a voice for...

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